Dowier Family History & Genealogy

Find Dowier records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Dowier records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Dowier records

Latest photos on AncientFaces

No one from the Dowier community has shared photos. Here are new photos on AncientFaces:

Dowier Surname History

The family history of the Dowier last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Dowier:

  • Dowier family history
  • Dowier country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
  • Dowier last name meaning & etymology
  • Dowier spelling & pronunciation
  • genealogy and family tree

Edit this page

Dowier Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

No one has submitted information on Dowier country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the Dowier country of origin. The following is speculative information about Dowier. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The nationality of Dowier can be very difficult to determine because countries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Dowier may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).

Dowier Meaning & Etymology

No one has submitted information on Dowier meaning and etymology. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the meaning of Dowier. The following is speculative information about Dowier. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The meaning of Dowier come may come from a profession, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its early ancestors. Many western names like Dowier are inspired by religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".

Dowier Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

No one has added information on Dowier spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Dowier. The following is speculative information about Dowier. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

Last names like Dowier transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family lines, and countries over time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Dowier were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Dowier. Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Dowier family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.

Last names similar to Dowier

Dowierski, Dowies, Dowiet, Dowiey, Dowife, Dowig, Dowigello, Dowigen, Dowiger, Dowigg, Dowil, Dowill, Dowilley, Dowillez, Do William Elizabeth, Dowin, Dowine, Dowinein, Dowiney, Dowing

Dowier Family Tree

Find Dowier records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Dowier records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Dowier records

Here are a few of the Dowier genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Dowiers

Famous People named Dowier

No has submitted any famous Dowiers yet. Click here to add your own.